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Hightown Cast and Character Guide

A cast and character guide for the STARZ series Hightown featuring who plays who, information about each character, and other noteworthy information about the show.

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Please Note: This content contains pertinent spoilers, descriptions are updated as new information is presented, images changed as better ones are captured, and this is not an exhaustive list of every cast member, guest star, or reoccurring role.

Jackie Quinones (Monica Raymund)

Jackie (Monica Raymund) during a AA meeting.
Jackie (Monica Raymund)

First Noted In – Season 1 Episode 1 “Love You Like A Sister” [Series Premiere]

Brief Description

A member of the National Marine Fishery Services, as a special agent, who is a gold star lesbian that enjoys drinking, drugs, and hooking up. At least when we first meet her. An incident at the end of the first episode seemingly will redirect her life for the better.

Additional Information About Jackie

  • 1.2: Had one one serious relationship previously, with a girl named Devonne.
    • Her father is a fisherman who lost a finger and cheated on her mom.

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Sherry (Masha King)

Sherry (Masha King) in her car with Krista.
Sherry (Masha King)

First Noted In – Season 1 Episode 1 “Love You Like A Sister” [Series Premiere]

Brief Description

Sherry was a drug dealer until she was murdered by Osito. But now she is someone who has changed Jackie, and many other people’s lives, forever.

Additional Information About Sherry

  • 1.2: Was 22

Quotes


Ray (James Badge Dale)

Ray (James Badge Dale) questioning Jackie.
Ray (James Badge Dale)

First Noted In – Season 1 Episode 1 “Love You Like A Sister” [Series Premiere]

Brief Description

A narcotics cop who has a real hard-on for Frankie Cuevas and is trying to link Sherry’s death to him.

Additional Information About Ray

  • 1.1: We’re told, through Alan, and shown through his relationship with Renee, he doesn’t have a significant other or any life outside of work.

Quotes


Frankie Cuevas (Amaury Nolasco)

Frankie (Amaury Nolasco) in his prison jumpsuit.
Frankie (Amaury Nolasco)

First Noted In – Season 1 Episode 1 “Love You Like A Sister” [Series Premiere]

Brief Description

A former kingpin of Dominican descent, that Ray took down and now is dealing with 15 years in prison for trafficking and distribution.

Additional Information About Frankie

  • 1.1: Has a son, Frankie Jr. with Sherry

Quotes


Alan (Dohn Norwood)

Alan (Dohn Norwood) with a stern face.
Alan (Dohn Norwood)

First Noted In –  Season 1 Episode 1 “Love You Like A Sister” [Series Premiere]

Brief Description

Ray’s partner who has a family, including a baby, and is a less high strung than Ray. Not to the point of appearing lazy but certainly not putting in extra hours that aren’t necessary.

Additional Information About Alan

Quotes


Krista (Crystal Lake Evans)

Krista (Crystal Lake Evans) in a picture.
Krista (Crystal Lake Evans)

First Noted In – Season 1 Episode 1 “Love You Like A Sister” [Series Premiere]

Brief Description

One of Sherry’s closest friends who recently got out of rehab and witnesses her murder.

Additional Information About Krista

  • 1.2: Was born 2/13/1996

Quotes


Ed (Mike Pniewski)

Ed (Mike Pniewski) reminding Jackie that he is her superior.
Ed (Mike Pniewski)

First Noted In – Season 1 Episode 1 “Love You Like A Sister” [Series Premiere]

Brief Description

Jackie’s superior at the National Marine Fishery Services who also acts as a paternal figure in her life.

Additional Information About Ed

Quotes


Michael (Michael Park)

Michael (Michael Park) asking for his son to be excused for his mistakes.
Michael (Michael Park)

First Noted In – Season 1 Episode 1 “Love You Like A Sister” [Series Premiere]

Brief Description

A local fisherman who might be involved with Sherry’s murder. If not, at the very least, her ending up in the water.

Additional Information About Michael

Quotes


Junior (Shane Harper)

Junior (Shane Harper) at a AA meeting.
Junior (Shane Harper)

First Noted In – Season 1 Episode 1 “Love You Like A Sister” [Series Premiere]

Brief Description

Michael’s son, who works with him on his boat, that is a recovering addict and is 90 days sober. Something he is very proud of and hoping to use to get his family back.

Additional Information About Junior

  • 1.1: His girl is named Donna.
  • 1.2: Was addicted to alcohol and fentanyl
    • Is 90 days sober

Quotes


Renee (Riley Voelkel)

Renee (Riley Voelkel) at her kitchen table.
Renee (Riley Voelkel)

First Noted In – Season 1 Episode 1 “Love You Like A Sister” [Series Premiere]

Brief Description

Frankie’s girl, and mother to his son, Frankie Jr., who is a stripper and sex worker to make ends meet. Also, pushed by Frankie, and Ray to a point, she is tasked with trying to work both sides so both men can be informed about that is going on. Though, with Ray, he may be looking for more than a CI.

Additional Information About Renee

  • 1.2: is 22
    • Stripper name is Candy

Quotes


Osito (Atkins Estimond)

Osito (Atkins Estimond) in his car.
Osito (Atkins Estimond)

First Noted In – Season 1 Episode 2 “Severely Weatherbeaten”

Brief Description

A Dominican-Haitain thug who works for or with Frankie.

Additional Information About Osito

  • 1.2: Aliases: Emmanuel Delgado and Demonton Vargas
    • Was deported in 2017

Quotes


Donna (Ana Nogueira)

Donna (Ana Nogueira) talking with Junior.
Donna (Ana Nogueira)

First Noted In – Season 1 Episode 2 “Severely Weatherbeaten”

Brief Description

The mother of Junior’s daughter Mackayleigh.

Additional Information About Donna

Quotes


General Information About Hightown

Provincetown in the distance.

Creator(s) Rebecca Cutter
First Aired (STARZ) 5/17/2020

 

Groups & Organizations

Notable Locations

Provincetown

  • Hy-Town, P-Town, amongst other names, is noted to be gay heaven and also a place where drugs are rampant. Not to say Provincetown is strictly about partying, there are people who don’t necessarily care for the scene, but it is a major attraction.

Xavier’s

  • The strip club where Renee dances

Terms To Know

  • Gold Star: Meaning you never had sex with someone of the opposite sex.
  • Pink Cloud: The early days of sobriety which makes you feel and act like you have immense clarity

Other Noteworthy Information

  • 1.2: Based on Krista’s intake form, it is the summer of 2019

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